Naomi Volain taught high school science at a Massachusetts inner city school, focusing on outdoor education, nature and environmental literacy in her Botany, Advanced Placement Environmental Science, and Biology labs and classes.
Naomi Volain's hands-on, highly interactive classes focus on environmental literacy and outdoor education. Botany is the means to bring students to understanding and creating positive global environmental solutions. Field trips into the world and doing outdoor scientific research connect youth with nature.
One of the Top 10 Finalists for the 2015 Global Teacher Prize, Naomi Volain received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science and the Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators (Honorable Mention).
University of New Hampshire, BS University of Bridgeport, MS
Naomi Volain is a Science teacher and Educator from Los Angeles, working to bring excitement with Botany and environmental science to new education audiences.